Posted on 4 April 2016

New Managing Director for Avire

Lift safety and communication specialist, Avire, has appointed Rob Lewis as its new Managing Director. Rob joins Avire from another Halma company, Fortress Interlocks, where he has been the Managing Director for the past 6 years. Over this time, Rob has created an excellent record of sales growth and product innovation.

Rob Lewis MD

Rob read Mechanical Engineering at the University of Cambridge and gained an MBA at the London Business School. Prior to his time with Halma, Rob worked at GKN for 11 years in various operations and site leadership roles in their Automotive and Aerospace divisions.

Commenting on his appointment, Rob said: “I’m looking forward to building on Avire’s founding values and traditions and to gaining a deeper understanding of our global customer base. There are exciting times ahead for Avire as we look to   new technologies and launch new products to the marketplace. Avire is a great company, with great people and great products. I intend to build on this success story ensuring that we put customers at the heart of everything that we do”

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